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The Resource The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald ; with twelve hand-colored plates after drawings by Gilbert James

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald ; with twelve hand-colored plates after drawings by Gilbert James

Label
The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
Title
The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
Statement of responsibility
translated by Edward Fitzgerald ; with twelve hand-colored plates after drawings by Gilbert James
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • per
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
page 8, no. 23 (note)
Citation source
Potter, A.G. Bibliography of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald ; with twelve hand-colored plates after drawings by Gilbert James
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • Text consists of 75 quatrains, numbered I-LXXV, printed one to a page
  • Illustrated with 12 hand-colored leaves of plates, almost all signed "Gilbert James," some with dates of 1896, 1897, 1898, or 1901, each with guard sheet
  • Includes Fitzgerald's introductory essay, "Omar Khayyám: the astronomer-poet of Persia" (pages 3-10)
  • UCLA copy in binding, signed "Bayntun Binder, Bath, England" on front turn-in, of tan morocco stamped in gilt with polychromatic onlay design in green, blue, red, purple, and brown, featuring the figure of a woman pouring a glass of wine on the ground bordered on left and right by grapevines and clusters of grapes in brown, purple and green on a gilt background; gilt arabesque corner-pieces; gold-stamped title and author's name within gilt-ruled frames; tan morocco dentelles with gilt leaf corner-pieces; tan silk endpapers; all edges gilt.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
159, [1] pages, [12] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: in Bayntun binding as described above. Illustrated bookplate on verso of front endleaf of Fay M. Macpherson. Gift of Lavinia P. Boyd, 2016, in memory of Stephen Lyle Boyd, UCLA '62.
Other physical details
illustrations (hand-colored)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)962041384
  • ucoclc962041384
Label
The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald ; with twelve hand-colored plates after drawings by Gilbert James
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • Text consists of 75 quatrains, numbered I-LXXV, printed one to a page
  • Illustrated with 12 hand-colored leaves of plates, almost all signed "Gilbert James," some with dates of 1896, 1897, 1898, or 1901, each with guard sheet
  • Includes Fitzgerald's introductory essay, "Omar Khayyám: the astronomer-poet of Persia" (pages 3-10)
  • UCLA copy in binding, signed "Bayntun Binder, Bath, England" on front turn-in, of tan morocco stamped in gilt with polychromatic onlay design in green, blue, red, purple, and brown, featuring the figure of a woman pouring a glass of wine on the ground bordered on left and right by grapevines and clusters of grapes in brown, purple and green on a gilt background; gilt arabesque corner-pieces; gold-stamped title and author's name within gilt-ruled frames; tan morocco dentelles with gilt leaf corner-pieces; tan silk endpapers; all edges gilt.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
159, [1] pages, [12] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: in Bayntun binding as described above. Illustrated bookplate on verso of front endleaf of Fay M. Macpherson. Gift of Lavinia P. Boyd, 2016, in memory of Stephen Lyle Boyd, UCLA '62.
Other physical details
illustrations (hand-colored)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)962041384
  • ucoclc962041384

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